- Sydney New South Wales
- Category: Health
- Types of work: Administration & Office Management, Marketing, Media & Communications
Stroke is one of Australia’s biggest killers and a leading cause of disability amongst adults. There are approximately 27,000 new and recurrent strokes each year in Australia with one occurring every 19 minutes. Stroke affects people of all ages but predominantly occurs in the elderly. There are almost 445,000 people living after stroke in Australia. Despite public misperception, there are proven treatments for stroke prevention and recovery.